His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th

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Overview

In this look back at one of the most resilient slashers in horror film history, host Tom Savini reflects on thirty years of bloody carnage and gory mayhem as waged by Jason Vorhees, the hockey-masked mama's boy who always gets his victim, no matter how fast they run. Filled with classic clips from every Friday the 13th film, featuring rare behind-the-scenes footage, and offering interviews with over eighty filmmakers, fans, stuntmen, special effects artists, actors, and journalists, this documentary offers the ...
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Overview

In this look back at one of the most resilient slashers in horror film history, host Tom Savini reflects on thirty years of bloody carnage and gory mayhem as waged by Jason Vorhees, the hockey-masked mama's boy who always gets his victim, no matter how fast they run. Filled with classic clips from every Friday the 13th film, featuring rare behind-the-scenes footage, and offering interviews with over eighty filmmakers, fans, stuntmen, special effects artists, actors, and journalists, this documentary offers the definitive look at the legacy of a killer who never needs to utter a word, because his trusty machete does all the talking. Featured interviewees include, Kane Hodder, Harry Manfredini, Sean Cunningham, Betsy Palmer, Felissa Rose, Lar Park-Lincoln, Greg Nicotero, Adrienne King, Seth Green, and Fangoria editor-in-chief Tony Timpone.
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Special Features

The Men Behind the Mask: extended interviews with all of the men who played Jason Voorhees
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/16/2009
  • UPC: 013131660296
  • Original Release: 2008
  • Source: Starz / Anchor Bay
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 43,720

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Tom Savini Participant
Sean C. Cunningham Participant
Kane Hodder Participant
Seth Green Participant
Harry Manfredini Participant
Betsy Palmer Participant
Gregory Nicotero Participant
Amanda Righetti Participant
Adrienne King Participant
James Roday Participant
Amy Steel Participant
Felissa Rose Participant
Ari Lehman Participant
Camilla More Participant
Carey More Participant
Lar Park Lincoln Participant
Shavar Ross Participant
Tony Timpone Participant
Technical Credits
Daniel Farrands Director
John Corlis Score Composer
Sean S. Cunningham Executive Producer
Monica Daniel Editor
Thommy Hutson Producer, Screenwriter
Anthony Masi Producer, Screenwriter
Blake Reigle Co-producer
Pete Young Cinematographer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- His Name Was Jason
1. Main Titles [2:13]
2. Birth of the Franchise [11:42]
3. Who Is Jason Vorhees? [8:47]
4. The Friday Formula [6:42]
5. Jason's Greatest Hits [7:11]
6. The Monster Makers [9:47]
7. Sole Survivors [8:04]
8. Unlucky 13th [8:05]
9. Where Is Crystal Lake? [:38]
10. Super Slasher Hero [4:54]
11. 2009 and Beyond [10:01]
12. End Credits [8:54]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- His Name Was Jason
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   Set Up
      English Subtitles for the Deaf & Hearing Impaired: On/Off
   Chapters
   The Men Behind the Mask
      Play All
      Ari Lehman
      Steve Dash
      Warrington Gillette
      Richard Brooker
      Ted White
      Dick Wieand
      Tom Morga
      CJ Graham
      Kane Hodder
      Ken Kirzinger
      Derek Mears
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